The subjects for Grant Wood’s, American Gothic, pose beside the iconic painting in 1942.

The painting, which is now at the Art Institute, portrays a farmer and his spinster daughter.

The models were Grant Wood’s sister and their family dentist.

The subjects for Grant Wood’s, American Gothic, pose beside the iconic painting in 1942.

The painting, which is now at the Art Institute, portrays a farmer and his spinster daughter.

The models were Grant Wood’s sister and their family dentist.

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